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Funeral Checklist - Checklist.com Mobile App

The Funeral Checklist mobile app will be of assistance when planning a funeral. The funeral planning checklist covers notifying authorities, the funeral director, clothing & jewelry, considering the type of burial, open or closed casket, calling hours, funeral and memorial services, special ceremonies, seating arrangements for the funeral service, compose the obituary, publishing an obituary, flower arrangements, eulogies, special recognition, memorial cards (optional), pall bearers, music at calling hours or funeral, grave site transportation, grave marker, wake or special gathering, and accommodating family members.
This app can be downloaded on an iPhone, iPad, or Android device. All funeral arrangements are securely stored on the GoCanvas Cloud. You can also print or email the funeral planning checklist as a PDF if you need to send it to the funeral home or family and friends.

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    If the death occurs outside of a hospital or nursing home you may need to notify authorities of t...

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    Notify close relatives and friends

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    The police are required to notify next of kin, but there will likely be other relatives that shou...

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    You or the authorities may call the funeral home that will be taking care of the arrangements for...

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    Notify any relatives who will be having a part in planning the calling hours and details of the f...

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    Discuss who will be responsible for funeral expenses for billing purposes.

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    Gather the information you will need for the completion of the death certificate at the funeral h...

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    The funeral director will guide you through the much of the planning process.

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    Consider embalming the body

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    This decision will determine the timing of many decisions you make.

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    The law requires bodies that are not embalmed be buried sooner than bodies that are embalmed.

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    If this will be a traditional burial you need to consider clothing & jewelry.

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    Clothing - You may want to bring this with you when you meet with the funeral director to make th...

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    Jewelry - Remember any special pins or jewelry.

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    Cemetery plot

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    If one has been previously purchased, bring the deed to the plot with you, if you have it, to the...

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    Vault

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    Choose a vault.

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    Mausoleum

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    See Vaults and Mausoleums

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    Select the casket or container

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    Wood - Metal - Cardboard (cremation) - Urn

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    Decide whether it will be opened or closed casket.

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    Note- Some clergy persons insist that the casket be closed for the memorial service.

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    Decide on calling hours at the funeral home.

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    Some families choose not to have calling hours at the funeral home.

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    Traditionally hours have been from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.

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    If you plan to have a funeral service, you need to consider when and where the service will be co...

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